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Ewin, Ella H. 1856-1915


Posted By: Linda Ziemann, Great Granddaughter (email)
Date: 11/15/2003 at 20:40:52


Mrs. Ella H. Ewin passed away at the home of her daughter, Mrs. W.B. Clark, on the northwest quarter of section 21-99-64, four miles north and 3 ˝ miles west of Armour, on Sunday, February 14, 1915, after a brief illness, aged 58 years, 6 months and 29 days. The cause of death was appendicitis.

The deceased was a native of Illinois, being born at Tonica, that state, on July 15, 1856. She had been a resident of South Dakota since the spring of 1909. The remains were shipped to Iowa yesterday to the old home for interment.

Armour Chronicle
Armour, South Dakota
Newspaper dated 17 Feb 1915

This was a brief obit. article in the LeMars Sentinel, February 19, 1915.

"Word was received yesterday of the death of Mrs. Mathew (Ella) Ewin, who formerly lived at Seney. The remains will be shipped from South Dakota and the funeral held at Seney tomorrow morning."

LeMars Semi-Weekly Sentinel
February 23, 1915

Mrs. Mathew Ewin Passes Away After Brief Illness

Mrs. Mathew Ewin, a former resident of Seney, Iowa, died at Corsica, S.D.,
February 14, 1915, after a few days illness.

Ella Howard Lothrop was born at Tonica, Illinois, July 15, 1856. When a
child she moved to Rutland, Illinois, with her parents, where she grew to
womanhood. She was married to Mathew Ewin at that place on January 28,
1875. To this union were born nine children, two of whom died in infancy.
She is survived by her husband and children: Mrs. August Witt, LeMars;
William Ewin, Denver, Colorado; Mrs. Ralph Obermire, LeMars; Arthur,
Charlie, Albert, of Seney; Mrs. Iona Clark, Corsica, S.D.; and two sisters,
Mrs. Bell Lothrop, Villisca, and Mrs. J. D. Stephens, of Pasadena, Cal. The
funeral was held at Seney Friday afternoon at two o’clock. The remains were
laid to rest in the Seney cemetery.

Tombstone Photo

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